Kevin Maillard is Professor of Law at Syracuse University and a contributor to the New York Times. He specializes in Family Law, Constitutional Law, and Popular Culture. He writes for The Atlantic and provides on-air commentary to various networks. He is the co-editor of Loving v. Virginia in a Post-Racial World (with Rose Villazor, Cambridge 2012). He is also the author of a children’s picture book, FRY BREAD, forthcoming Fall 2019 from Roaring Brook/Macmillan.

Professor Maillard received his B.A. in Public Policy from Duke University, his J.D. from Penn Law School, and his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Michigan.  Originally from Oklahoma, he is a member of the Seminole Nation, Mekusukey Band. He splits time between Manhattan and upstate New York.